Bentuco, Municipality of Gubat, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityGubat
Postal code4710
Population (2015)1,676
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.8571, 124.0777

Bentuco is a barangay in the municipality of Gubat, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,676. This represented 2.82% of the total population of Gubat.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bentuco is 10 to 14, with 207 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 16 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 127
1 to 4138
5 to 9185
10 to 14207
15 to 19187
20 to 24148
25 to 2998
30 to 3497
35 to 39101
40 to 4488
45 to 4996
50 to 5474
55 to 5962
60 to 6461
65 to 6941
70 to 7431
75 to 7919
80 and over16
Total1,676

Historical population

The population of Bentuco grew from 1,077 in 1990 to 1,676 in 2015, an increase of 599 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.97%, or an increase of 163 people, from the previous population of 1,513 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,077
1,4175.27%
1,4290.18%
1,4450.15%
1,5131.69%
1,6761.97%

Location

Bentuco is situated at approximately 12.8571, 124.0777, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 112.8 meters or 370.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bentuco shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.